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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I have been working at Rockstar Games full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, you can bring your dog to the office, dinner is on the company during crunch and great coworkers

    Cons

    Play hard, work hard. Everyone expects that you put your best efforts to get your work done, even if it means staying late, or coming on weekends. No overtime pay.

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Rockstar Games Interviews

Updated Sep 23, 2014
Updated Sep 23, 2014

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    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Rockstar Games.

    Interview Details

    I applied online through a job seeking portal. The next day I was contacted and ask to complete a technical design test in 24 hours. The technical part of the test was exceedingly easy for anyone with even a basic knowledge of game programming, while the design part was a lot more subjective. A few days after I completed the test and sent it back, with a request for feedback on the test regardless of whether I passed, I was contacted again and told that they thought I "would not make a good fit". I e-mailed them back and thanked them and again asked for feedback, but never got a response.

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    • The most difficult question on the test was to write a simple Finite State Machine for a door control AI.   View Answer
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Website www.rockstargames.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1998
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue $10 to $25 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

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